Letti di fiori in Olanda

van Gogh, Letti di fiori in Olanda | Lits de fleurs en Hollande | Flower beds in Holland
Autore: 
Van Gogh, Vincent (1853-1890)
Titolo: 
Letti di fiori in Olanda
Altri titoli: 
Lits de fleurs en Hollande
Flower beds in Holland
Periodo: 
XIX secolo
Datazione: 
non datato (1883 circa)
Classificazione: 
Dipinto
Tecnica e materiali: 
Olio su tela posata su legno
Dimensioni (altezza x larghezza in centimetri): 
48,9 x 66
Luogo di conservazione: 
National Gallery of Art, Washington, DC, USA
Acquisizione: 
Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, dono di Paul Mellon, Upperville, 1983
Identificativo: 
1983.1.21

Provenienza:

  • Probabilmente A. C. van Gogh-Carbentus, Nuenen/Breda, Novembre 1885 / Aprile 1886.
  • Adrianus Schrauwen, Breda, 1886.
  • J. C. e J. M. Couvreur, Breda.
  • Willem van Bakel e Kees Mouwen, Breda, 1902
  • (Galerie d'art Oldenzeel, Rotterdam), affidato in custodia dai precedenti, 1904. 
  • Jan Smit, Kinderdijk, Amblasserdam, Netherlands, acquistato dalla Galerie Oldenzeel, 1905; vendita A. Mak, Amsterdam, 10 febbraio 1919, n. 31.
  • John Enthoven [1885-1957].
  • (W. Brinkman, Schipluiden, Netherlands), 1954.
  • (Frank Perls Gallery, Westbury, Long Island) e (M. Knoedler & Co., New York), in comproprietà, 1955.
  • Mr. Paul Mellon, Upperville, VA, acquistato dai precedenti, gennaio 1955; donato alla NGA, 1983.

Mostre:

  • Tentoonstelling van Werken door Vincent van Gogh, Kunstzalon Oldenzeel, Rotterdam, 1904, n. 2, titolato Tulpenland.
  • Paintings, Drawings and Sculpture Collected by Yale Alumni: An Exhibition, Yale University Art Gallery, New Haven, Connecticut, 1960, n. 68, illustrato, titolato Champs de fleurs en Hollande.
  • French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966, n. 129, illustrato. 
  • Gifts to the Nation: Selected Acquisitions from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon, National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1986, elenco delle opere non numerato, illustrao.
  • Monet in Holland, Rijksmuseum Vincent van Gogh, Amsterdam, 1986-1987, illustrato.
  • Impressionisti della National Gallery of Art di Washington, Ala Napoleonica e Museo Correr, Venezia, e Palazzo Reale, Milano, 1989, catalogo non numerato, illustrato.
  • Around Impressionism: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art, Los Angeles County Museum of Art, 1999, senza catalogo.
  • Masterpieces from the National Gallery of Art, Washington, Kyoto Municipal Museum of Art; Tokyo Metropolitan Art Museum, 1999, n. 56, illustrato.
  • The Young van Gogh and The Hague School, Gemeentemuseum Den Haag, 2005.
  • Vincent van Gogh - Zwischen Erde und Himmel. Die Landschaften | Between heaven and earth: the landscapes, Kunstmuseum Basel, 26 aprile 2009 - 27 settembre 2009, n. 1, illustrato.
  • Intimate Impressionism from the National Gallery of Art, Museo dell'Ara Pacis Augustae, Rome (sotto il titolo: Impressionist Gems); Fine Arts Museums of San Francisco; McNay Art Museum, San Antonio; Mitsubishi Ichigokan Museum, Tokyo, Seattle Art Museum, 2013-2015.

Bibliografia:

  • Faille, J.-B. de la. L'Oeuvre de Vincent Van Gogh, catalogue raisonné. 4 vols. Paris and Brussels, 1928: 1: n. 186; 2: illustrato.
  • Faille, J.-B. de la. Vincent van Gogh. Paris, 1939: 45, n. F 186, illustrato.
  • French Paintings from the Collections of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon and Mrs. Mellon Bruce. catalogo della mostra National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1966: illustrato, n. 129.
  • Goldwater, Robert. "The Glory that was France." Art News 65 (March 1966): 42.
  • Kuh, Katherine. "Golden Loans for a Silver Anniversary." Saturday Review (19 marzo 1966): 45.
  • Faille, J.-B. de la. The Works of Vincent van Gogh: Paintings and Drawings. Amsterdam, 1970: n. F186, illustrato.
  • Tralbaut, Marc-Edo. Van Goghiana. 10 vols. Antwerp,1972: 7:61-64, illustrato.
  • Hulsker, Jan. The Complete Van Gogh. New York, 1980: 82. n. 361, illustrato.
  • European Paintings: An Illustrated Catalogue. National Gallery of Art, Washington, 1985: 180, illustrato.
  • Coman, Florence E. Joie de Vivre: French Paintings from the National Gallery of Art. Washington, 1991: n. 26, illustrato.
  • Kopper, Philip. America's National Gallery of Art: A Gift to the Nation. New York, 1991: 283, illustrato a colori.
  • Walther, Ingo F., and Rainer Metzger. Vincent van Gogh: Sämtliche Gemälde. 2 vols. Cologne, 1994: 1:25.
  • Bloemstillevens uit Nederland en België 1870-1940. catalogo della mostra Kunsthal Rotterdam, 1998:14-15, illustrato.
  • Mancoff, Debra N. Van Gogh's Flowers. London, 1999: illustrato. 76-77, 78.
  • Van Gogh: Face to Face. The Portraits, catalogo della mostra The Detroit Institute of Arts; Museum of Fine Arts, Boston; Philadelphia Museum of Art. Detroit, 2000-2001: 52, fig. 34.
  • Skea, Ralph. Vincent's Gardens: Paintings and Drawings by Van Gogh. New York, 2011: 31, 33 n. 16, illustrato a colori.